frustrating

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adjective frus·trat·ing \ˈfrə-ˌstrā-tiŋ\

Definition of frustrating

  1. :  tending to produce or characterized by frustration a frustrating delay

frustratingly

adverb

Examples of frustrating in a sentence

  1. All these delays have been very frustrating.

  2. these daily traffic jams are frustrating

1871

First Known Use of frustrating

1871


FRUSTRATING Defined for English Language Learners

frustrating

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adjective frus·trat·ing \ˈfrə-ˌstrā-tiŋ\

Definition of frustrating for English Language Learners

  • : causing feelings of anger and annoyance


FRUSTRATING Defined for Kids

frustrating

adjective frus·trat·ing \ˈfrə-ˌstrā-tiŋ\

Definition of frustrating for Students

  1. :  causing feelings of disappointment and defeat So the Egypt gang waited and waited and it was all pretty frustrating. — Zilpha Keatley Snyder, The Egypt Game



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